- Carol Costello: The opioid epidemic is one of the biggest crises of our time
- If Republican lawmakers succeed with their new healthcare plan, many addicts will be without access to the treatment options they need, writes Costello
Carol Costello is the host of "Across America with Carol Costello" on HLN. The views expressed in this commentary are her own.
(CNN)Once, in the land of "the way it used to be," an American family lived in a tidy ranch-style home on Spangler Road in Canton, Ohio. It checked every box on the proverbial middle class heartland form.